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Grand Event HIPA 2016 Happiness Full Show

HIPA Grand Ceremony was an amazing spectacle located at the Burj Park. With Burj Khalifa as its backdrop, the program included inspiring performances before the announcement of the winners for each category.

The Complex Geometry of Islamic Design by Eric Broug

In Islamic culture, geometric design is everywhere: you can find it in mosques, madrasas, palaces, and private homes. And despite the remarkable complexity of these designs, they can be created with just a compass to draw circles and a ruler to make lines within them. Eric Broug covers the basics of geometric Islamic design.

Sharjah Timelapse 2014

The commissioned timelapse photography project highlights Sharjah as an amazing world destination in celebration of it being the Islamic Culture Capital of 2014.

Opening of the Arts of Islam at the Louvre Museum

On September 22nd, 2012 the Musée du Louvre in Paris opened its new department dedicated to the Arts of Islam. This is an important milestone for Islamic arts and culture worldwide! On September 22nd, 2012 the Musée du Louvre in Paris opened its new department dedicated to the Arts of Islam. This is an important milestone for Islamic arts and culture worldwide! Ikono TV is proud to announce its partnership with the Musée du Louvre and they are very happy to present this significant collection of Islamic Art and the amazing architectural extension of the Louvre in a video introducing this exciting event. See the trailer:

Persian Miniature Painting

Maliha Noorani, Norma Jean Calderwood Curatorial Fellow, accompanied by Mary McWilliams, Norma Jean Calderwood Curator of Islamic and Later Indian Art, walks us through her process of building a Persian miniature painting.

Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Projections

ABU DHABI / In celebration of UAE National Day 2011 Obscura Digital created an amazing projections on the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque. 44 projectors was used with a combined brightness of 840,000 lumens to cover a surface of 600ft wide x 351ft high.

‘Persian Circles’ by FotoFilm Production

Independent low-cost multimedia production company FotoFilm is producing image based presentations since 2009. It is part of neverending process of observing photo & video fusion world. This creative project has been established by professional photographer Martin Zilka / PhotoMartini.com who is based in Bratislava, Slovakia.